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Amazon Alexa devices can finally tell voices apart
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 One of the Amazon Echo’s biggest blindspots has just been addressed. Starting today, the company will finally start rolling out customized voice detection. That means users in multi-person homes will be able to ge [...]
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Twitter’s user growth goes nowhere and the stock is collapsing
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 The small nice-ish story Twitter had going for itself for the past few quarters was that, at the very least, its monthly active users were growing quarter-over-quarter. While MAUs might not be the right number to look a [...]
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Facebook beats in Q2 with $9.32B revenue despite slower user growth
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 Facebook’s hot streak continued with a strong Q2 2017 earnings report. It earned $9.32 billion and $1.32 in GAAP actual EPS, compared to estimates of $9.2 billion revenue and $1.13 EPS. Revenue growth was 44.7% y [...]
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iOS 11 stops apps like Uber and Waze from accessing user location data at all times
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 Apple put a heavy focus on improving iOS at its WWDC this week with introductions such as file management, more visible iMessage features, QR code scanning and more, but there are a number of notable features in iOS 11 [...]
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Government requests for Facebook user account data up 9% in second half of 2016, but content restrictions declined
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 Facebook today released its latest report on global government requests for the second half of 2016, noting there has been a 9 percent increase in requests for user account data compared with the earlier part of that ye [...]
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Twitter is reviewing whether to store some user data in Russia
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 Twitter is considering localizing the storage of some of its Russian users’ personal data in order to comply with data localization laws, TechCrunch has learned. Read More [...]
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Google Play now considers user engagement, not just downloads, in ranking games
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 Google is making a significant change to how its app store, Google Play, will work in terms of making the best games more easily discoverable by end users. At the Game Developers Conference, the company announced that i [...]
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Amazon cites First Amendment protection for Alexa in Arkansas murder case
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 Late last year, it was revealed that Amazon’s Echo had become a key piece of evidence in an on-going murder investigation in Arkansas dating back to 2015, as police sought access to voice recordings from the smar [...]
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Government requests for Facebook user data up 27 percent in first half of 2016
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 Facebook released its latest transparency report today, detailing government requests for user data for the first half of 2016. According to the report, government requests for account data increased by 27 percent globa [...]
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